Edibles · Garden · Irrigation · Planting · Raised Beds

My Version of Square Foot Gardening

This will be our first full gardening season in our new house.  So far we have two 4’x4′ raised beds.  A third one will be built in the next week or two.  One is for our girls.  It’s my goal to have them do as much of the work as possible and so far it’s… Continue reading My Version of Square Foot Gardening

Edibles · Garden · Irrigation

Irrigation 101

The first step in starting a garden (or really planting anything) when living in the desert is to figure out a water source.  How are you going to water the plants?  With edible gardens this is especially important because they need water everyday especially in the summer.  Do you have visions of standing outside taking… Continue reading Irrigation 101